Burn the Witch belongs to the Bleach Universe and has a separate fan base among fans. Now, the officials recently announced that Burn the Witch Prequel One-Shot would get an anime adaptation. The manga counterpart of this one was already released on July 14, 2018.
Even though it was finished a long time ago, fans still remember this series. The only reason for its separate fanbase is its unique storyline within Bleach Universe and its original characters. As a result, fans always wished that this one-shot manga would release its anime version.
Finally, after 5 years of waiting, the official announcement is for its anime adaptation. So let’s get straight to this informative news and find out everything we know so far about this one shot.
Burn the Witch Prequel One-Shot Will Get an Anime Adaptation, and Its First Teaser Is Out
On September 16, 2023, the officials announced the anime adaptation of Burn the Witch Prequel One-Shot. This announcement was made by releasing the first teaser of the series with the release of the 23rd episode of Bleach: Thousand Year Blood War. Moreover, this teaser video was released on the Emotion Label YouTube channel and is getting a great response from fans.
Cast and Staff of Burn the Witch Prequel One-Shot Anime
On the same date as its anime adaptation announcement, the officials also revealed some of the major cast and staff members for the series. They chose the same cast and staff members for the series who worked on the series’ latest film, which was just released in 2020.
Here are the major cast members for the series:
- Ninny Spangcole, whose voice will be provided by Asami Tano
- Noel Niihashi, whose voice will be provided by Yuina Yamada
- Balgo Parks, whose voice will be provided by Shimba Tsuchiya
- Chief, whose voice will be provided by Hiroaki Hirata
- Osushi-chan, whose voice will be provided by Rie Hikisaka
Here are the staff members for the series:
- Original Creator: Tite Kubo
- Director: Tatsuro Kawano
Moreover, the Burn the Witch Prequel One-Shot anime will be produced by two studios, Studio Colorido and Team Yamahitsuji.
What Will We Get To See In Burn the Witch Prequel One-Shot Anime?
Burn the Witch Prequel One-Shot anime is set in London, a city in Bleach Universe where people are living on two separate sides, reverse and original. Moreover, the majority of deaths in the city are related to death. However, the people living on the original side of the city aren’t capable of seeing dragons.
While the people living in reverse have the ability to see dragons, their work is to conserve dragons from the outside world. The series mainly follows the story of Noel Niihashi and Ninny Spangcole, the ultimate duo of skilled witches.
They worked under Wing Bind, and their main work is to protect and conserve dragons from the outside world. Now, it’s very interesting how they will do their job and what difficulties they face in protecting dragons.
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Frequently Asked Questions
“Burn the Witch #0.8” is the name of this upcoming anime adaptation.
You can read the original Japanese version of this manga series on Weekly Shonen Jump at Shueisha. On the other hand, you can read the English version of the series on Weekly Shonen Jump at Viz Media.
Yes, the sequel to Burn the Witch is currently ongoing on Jump Comics (Viz Media) and Weekly Shonen Jump (Shuiesha). The first volume of manga will end in October 2021 with a total of 4+1 chapters, and the second volume is about to be released.
Source: Official Website